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Swan Rescue – Updated 24 October 2010

21 Oct 2010

This young swan came from Sleaford, she is very weak and easily caught which is unusual for a swan. We have put her on antibiotics and are having to tube feed her twice a day.

Lulu the Swan – UPDATE released 3/10/10

02 Oct 2010

Lulu was living on a lake at Nottingham University, she came to us very run down and weak.

Pigeon in RTA

11 Sep 2010

This poor chap we believe was hit by car , fortunately he was brought to us. He has a broken leg and an injury to his body. He is in a body harness to keep his weight off his broken leg, he will have to remain like this for a couple of weeks, before we can […]

Start of the Chick Season

23 Feb 2010

Springtime is a very busy time for us as we receive lots of orphaned baby animals, that need to be hand reared and cared for. In particular we rear a lot of baby birds, yesterday we received our very first of the season, a young collared dove.

Buzzard on the Mend

17 Dec 2009

We don’t often rescue birds of prey, but when we do we are amazed by their beauty. This guy we believe has been handled and kept in a very small cage where he could not fly. Therefore he has little muscle tone and cannot currently be released into the wild.

4 Birds Released- 20 September

20 Sep 2009

Tonight we released four birds back into the wild. First we released a wood pigeon that we reared from a baby chick, then we released two young collared doves and a feral pigeon. One dove was also hand reared by us, the other came to us with an infected eye.

Swan Rescue

23 Aug 2009

This beautiful swan came to us from Shipley County Park. It had a fishing hook lodged into its body. Following a trip to the vets to have the hook removed, it is now recuperating in a pen on antibiotics and painkillers.

Baby Collared Dove

23 Aug 2009

This little chap was brought in by a cat. We are hand rearing him now until he can fend for himself, he will then be released.

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